Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1046 1038 1027
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11 -44
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 103 123 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 86 107 153
England median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +14.94% -1.14%
10th Percentile £32,375 £33,400 £27,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £66,250 £59,750
UK median annual salary £47,000 £51,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.29% +20.59% -3.41%

SUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 40,269 40,223 51,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.40% 24.24% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 33,331 34,058 43,942
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.58% +1.76%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SUSE in England.

Salary trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in England over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SUSE in England

SUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 38 £66,250 +15.22% 2
North of England +26 31 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North West +14 23 £36,000 +2.86% 1
South East -11 21 £40,500 -19.00%
Midlands -3 6 £43,750 +1.74% 6
East Midlands +3 5 £45,000 - 1
East of England -2 5 £60,000 +56.86% 1
North East - 5 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
South West +9 2 £51,000 +108.16%
West Midlands -29 1 £16,000 -62.79% 5
SUSE
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 103 (100.00%) Linux
2 79 (76.70%) Red Hat
3 59 (57.28%) Windows
4 53 (51.46%) Unix
4 53 (51.46%) CentOS
5 43 (41.75%) VMware
6 38 (36.89%) Solaris
7 35 (33.98%) Oracle
8 32 (31.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (30.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (29.13%) Firewall
11 29 (28.16%) Debian
11 29 (28.16%) Apache
11 29 (28.16%) Windows Server
12 28 (27.18%) Python
13 27 (26.21%) ITIL
14 26 (25.24%) Finance
14 26 (25.24%) Bash Shell
15 25 (24.27%) DNS
15 25 (24.27%) Cisco
16 24 (23.30%) TCP/IP
17 23 (22.33%) SAN
18 21 (20.39%) Ubuntu
18 21 (20.39%) LAN
18 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
18 21 (20.39%) Perl
19 20 (19.42%) SQL
19 20 (19.42%) IBM
19 20 (19.42%) Active Directory
19 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (28.16%) Apache
2 18 (17.48%) Tomcat
3 11 (10.68%) MS Exchange
4 10 (9.71%) OpenStack
5 7 (6.80%) JBoss
6 6 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (4.85%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (4.85%) iPlanet
7 5 (4.85%) MQSeries
7 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.85%) WebLogic
7 5 (4.85%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.94%) IIS
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.97%) Confluence
9 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.97%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.97%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.97%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.77%) Office 365
4 5 (4.85%) OpenShift
4 5 (4.85%) PaaS
5 3 (2.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.94%) Route 53
6 2 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) IaaS
7 1 (0.97%) Slack
7 1 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.13%) Firewall
2 25 (24.27%) DNS
3 24 (23.30%) TCP/IP
4 23 (22.33%) SAN
5 21 (20.39%) LAN
6 19 (18.45%) WAN
7 17 (16.50%) DHCP
8 14 (13.59%) VPN
9 13 (12.62%) HTTP
10 11 (10.68%) BGP
10 11 (10.68%) OSPF
11 9 (8.74%) NAS
12 7 (6.80%) MPLS
12 7 (6.80%) Multicast
13 5 (4.85%) AMQP
13 5 (4.85%) NetScaler
13 5 (4.85%) SMTP
13 5 (4.85%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (3.88%) Ethernet
14 4 (3.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) MySQL
3 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.91%) Big Data
4 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.91%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.97%) DB2
6 1 (0.97%) Informix
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.59%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.88%) Subversion
4 3 (2.91%) GCC
4 3 (2.91%) GDB
4 3 (2.91%) JIRA
4 3 (2.91%) ProC
4 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (25.24%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (24.27%) Administrator
1 25 (24.27%) Systems Administrator
2 22 (21.36%) Linux Administrator
2 22 (21.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 14 (13.59%) Network Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Consultant
4 13 (12.62%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.77%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.80%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Linux Support
8 6 (5.83%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Electronic Trading Support
9 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.59%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (12.62%) LDAP
3 11 (10.68%) Web Services
4 6 (5.83%) .NET
4 6 (5.83%) LAMP
5 5 (4.85%) CSS
5 5 (4.85%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (4.85%) J2EE
5 5 (4.85%) JRuby
5 5 (4.85%) Kafka
5 5 (4.85%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (4.85%) Rendezvous
5 5 (4.85%) SOAP
5 5 (4.85%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (4.85%) XML
6 3 (2.91%) ADO
6 3 (2.91%) JMS
6 3 (2.91%) ODBC
6 3 (2.91%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.97%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Eurex
2 11 (10.68%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.71%) Clustering
4 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.83%) Replication
6 5 (4.85%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.94%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.94%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.94%) LPAR
8 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (57.28%) Windows
3 53 (51.46%) CentOS
3 53 (51.46%) Unix
4 38 (36.89%) Solaris
5 31 (30.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (28.16%) Debian
6 29 (28.16%) Windows Server
7 21 (20.39%) Ubuntu
8 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (15.53%) AIX
11 10 (9.71%) HPUX
11 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (8.74%) Windows 10
12 9 (8.74%) Windows 7
13 6 (5.83%) Fedora
13 6 (5.83%) Windows 8
14 4 (3.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.21%) ITIL
2 20 (19.42%) High Availability
3 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.56%) Project Management
4 11 (10.68%) DevOps
5 10 (9.71%) Load Balancing
5 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
5 10 (9.71%) Open Source
6 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.80%) Low Latency
7 7 (6.80%) Presales
8 6 (5.83%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.83%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (5.83%) ITSM
8 6 (5.83%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (5.83%) Migration
9 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.85%) PRINCE
9 5 (4.85%) Regression Testing
9 5 (4.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.18%) Python
2 26 (25.24%) Bash Shell
3 21 (20.39%) Perl
4 20 (19.42%) SQL
5 13 (12.62%) Korn
6 11 (10.68%) C
7 9 (8.74%) C++
7 9 (8.74%) Java
8 8 (7.77%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.83%) C-shell
9 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.88%) Bourne shell
10 4 (3.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.97%) ABAP
11 1 (0.97%) C#
11 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (15.53%) CCNA
1 16 (15.53%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.71%) CCNP
3 10 (9.71%) JNCIP
4 8 (7.77%) MCSA
5 7 (6.80%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (4.85%) CCA
6 5 (4.85%) MCSE
7 4 (3.88%) JNCIE
7 4 (3.88%) RHCE
7 4 (3.88%) RHCSA
8 3 (2.91%) CCDA
8 3 (2.91%) CCIE
8 3 (2.91%) CCIP
8 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.91%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.91%) JNCIS
8 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) SLA
3 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (31.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (19.42%) Active Directory
3 15 (14.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.85%) Docker
4 5 (4.85%) KVM
4 5 (4.85%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (4.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (4.85%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (4.85%) vSphere
4 5 (4.85%) XenApp
5 3 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.94%) Cronacle
6 2 (1.94%) Samba
7 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (19.42%) Puppet
2 18 (17.48%) Ansible
3 12 (11.65%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.80%) Nagios
5 6 (5.83%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.85%) OpenView
7 4 (3.88%) Salt
7 4 (3.88%) vRealize
7 4 (3.88%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.91%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.91%) PureDisk
8 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.94%) Consul
9 2 (1.94%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.94%) Packer
9 2 (1.94%) Terraform
10 1 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.97%) SCCM
10 1 (0.97%) SCOM
10 1 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 79 (76.70%) Red Hat
2 43 (41.75%) VMware
3 35 (33.98%) Oracle
4 25 (24.27%) Cisco
5 20 (19.42%) IBM
6 19 (18.45%) Juniper
7 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
8 14 (13.59%) Bloomberg
8 14 (13.59%) HP
8 14 (13.59%) Patsystems
8 14 (13.59%) Reuters
9 13 (12.62%) GL TRADE
10 12 (11.65%) EMC
11 11 (10.68%) Fidessa
11 11 (10.68%) ION Trading
12 10 (9.71%) CQG
13 9 (8.74%) Citrix
14 8 (7.77%) EccoWare
14 8 (7.77%) NYFIX
14 8 (7.77%) Sun